JDG-RTW | ISBN 978-1-933147-69-7

Reading the World: Contemporary Literature from Around the Globe, Great Books Discussion Guide

JDG-RTW | ISBN 978-1-933147-69-7
Reading the World: Contemporary Literature from Around the Globe, Great Books Discussion Guide
Great Books discussion guides for the Connections: Literature series focus on selections that the Great Books Foundation recommends for close reading and discussion using the Foundation's Shared Inquiry method. Each discussion guide includes discussion questions and easy-to-implement interpretive activities so students get the most out of their reading. The text of the selections is not included.
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Contents

  • Day of the Butterfly (short story)Alice Munro
  • Crossroads: A Sad Vaudeville (drama)Carlos Solórzano
  • Girls Can We Educate We Dads? (poem)James Berry
  • The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World (short story)Gabriel Garcia Márquez
  • The Third Bank of the River (short story)João Guimarães Rosa
  • The Book of Sand (short story)Jorge Luis Borges
  • Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night (poem)Dylan Thomas
  • The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock (peom)T. S. Eliot
  • The Destructors (short story)Graham Greene
  • The Black Sheep (fable)Italo Calvino
  • Rhinoceros (short story)Eugene Ionesco
  • Marriage Is a Private Affair (short story)Chinua Achebe
  • No Witchcraft for Sale (short story)Doris Lessing
  • The Moment Before the Gun Went Off (short story)Nadine Gordimer
  • My Father Writes to My Mother (autobiography)Assia Djebar
  • The Happy Man (short story)Naguib Mahfoux
  • Wanted: A Town Without a Crazy (short story)Muzaffer Izgü
  • An Ancient Temple and The Shadow (poems)Bei Dao and Tõge Sankichi
  • Saboteur (short story)Ha Jin
  • A Way of Talking (short story)Patricia Grace